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Denise House (The), Women's Shelter

 Denise House (The), Women's ShelterOshawa Safe house for women and their children escaping violence at home * beds available for 27 residents * one to one counselling is available * support, information and referrals for women and children * ... [More] Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
 
Women and their children fleeing violence from their intimate partner
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Map RecordDistress Centre Durham

Map RecordDistress Centre DurhamWhitby Helpline telephone service to those in distress * volunteers trained in active listening, crisis intervention and suicide prevention techniques * emotional support, encourage caller initiative and pro ... [More] Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
 
Those experiencing distress
Call helpline Add Record Add Record

Map RecordDoctor's Office (The), Walk In Clinic and Family Practice

Map RecordDoctor's Office (The), Walk In Clinic and Family PracticeWhitby Walk-in medical clinic and family practice * extended hour service throughout the week * drivers physical for Ministry of Transportation available Must have a valid Ontario Health Insurance Plan (OHIP) Card * visitors to Canada accepted and are required to pay fee Make appointment for family practice Add Record Add Record

Map RecordDog Guides Canada, Lions Foundation of Canada Dog Guides

Map RecordDog Guides Canada, Lions Foundation of Canada Dog GuidesOakville Specialized Dog Guide programs include: Canine Vision Dog Guides * help clients who are blind or visually impaired * specially trained to navigate busy streets, stairs, escalators and obstacles found ... [More] Visually impaired, blind, hard of hearing, deaf, epileptic, physically or medically disabled individuals, children with autism, type 1 diabetes with hypoglycemic unawareness Available online Add Record Add Record

Map RecordDRIVEN

Map RecordDRIVENOshawa Access to multiple supports in one location for women experiencing abuse and gender-based violence On-site Services * Abuse/violence counselling, sexual violence counselling * parenting support in reg ... [More] Women experiencing abuse and gender-based violence Walk-ins and appointments welcome * walk-in time may vary Add Record Add Record

Map RecordDurham (Region of). Health Department, Oshawa, King St W, Sexual Health Clinics

Map RecordDurham (Region of). Health Department, Oshawa, King St W, Sexual Health ClinicsOshawa Sexual health office * confidential, supportive, informative, education and services * healthy sexuality, birth control, fertility awareness, pregnancy, safe sex * HIV/AIDS, sexually transmitted infec ... [More] Ages: 12 year(s) and up Call for information Add Record Add Record

Map RecordDurham (Region of). Health Department, Whitby, Dundas St, Oral Health Division

Map RecordDurham (Region of). Health Department, Whitby, Dundas St, Oral Health DivisionWhitby Dental health services * school and community based clinical prevention and education * dental screening program to help improve oral health and prevent dental disease * access to financial assistance ... [More] Healthy Smiles Ontario clinical services for children and youth 0 to 17 years of age * available on an appointment basis and are provided free of charge if families do not have insurance or dental coverage, and the cost of treatment would create a financial hardship * children of families with income starting at under $22,760 for one child, increasing approximately $1,695 for each additional child Call for information Add Record Add Record

Map RecordDurham (Region of). Social Services Department, Ajax - Commercial Ave, Ontario Works

Map RecordDurham (Region of). Social Services Department, Ajax - Commercial Ave, Ontario WorksAjax Financial Assistance Monthly allowance based on family size, housing costs and income * monthly drug benefit card * other services include Mandatory and Discretionary Benefits may include dentures, e ... [More] Youth and adults 18 years and over in financial need * employable youth 16-17 years in financial need who cannot live at home but are attending school or seeking employment (funds must be managed by a trustee, guardian or agency) * financial need is determined by a review of income, liquid assets and living expenses * Learning, Earning and Parenting (LEAP) -parents 16-21 years * Employment Resource Centre open to all * Income Tax Clinics for social assistance recipients Call to book an appointment with a caseworker to make a home or office visit * intake for all residents of Durham Region * online applications are available at www.ontario.ca/socialassistance * Income Tax Clinics by appointment or drop-off at locations in Ajax, Whitby, Oshawa, Uxbridge * contact Nataliya Wijesinghe 905-404-7620 or email nataliya.wijesinghe@durham.ca Add Record Add Record

Map RecordDurham (Region of). Social Services Department, Whitby - Rossland Rd E - Regional Headquarters - Main Floor, Durham Behaviour Management Services

Map RecordDurham (Region of). Social Services Department, Whitby - Rossland Rd E - Regional Headquarters - Main Floor, Durham Behaviour Management ServicesWhitby Services that provide support to child care and early years pofessionals to help address needs of children ages 2 to 12 years of age with significant behavioural difficulties in licensed early years a ... [More] Ages: 2 year(s) - 12 year(s) 
 
Resident of Durham Region
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Map RecordDurham (Region of). Social Services Department, Whitby - Rossland Rd E - Regional Headquarters, Children's Services Division

Map RecordDurham (Region of). Social Services Department, Whitby - Rossland Rd E - Regional Headquarters, Children's Services DivisionWhitby Children's Services Division * plan and manage fee subsidy, wage subsidy, special needs resourcing, EarlyON Child and Family Centres, funding allocations and special grants for infrastructure improvem ... [More] Ages: 12 year(s) and under Child Care subsidy application forms Add Record Add Record

Map RecordDurham (Region of). Social Services Department, Whitby - Rossland Rd E - Regional Headquarters, Family Services

Map RecordDurham (Region of). Social Services Department, Whitby - Rossland Rd E - Regional Headquarters, Family ServicesWhitby Community Counselling , intake, assessment, counselling, referral, groups * short term individual, couple, family and group counselling * job stress, workplace violence, conflict * addiction, substan ... [More] Live and or work in Durham Region * First Nations and Inuit eligible for non-insured health benefits Call intake to make an appointment * Note - requests for counselling for all clients through central intake only  
 
First Nations and Inuit clients find if eligible NIHB and provide status number or client identification 
 
Retired or medically released Canadian Forces personnel and their families call 1-866-522-2122 inform staff they would like to receive couselling from Family Services Durham
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Map RecordDurham Association for Family Resources and Support

Map RecordDurham Association for Family Resources and SupportOshawa Support for families caring for individuals with Developmental Disabilities * family support, shared learning, flexible supports and connections to other families and the community at large * assistan ... [More] Families caring for an adult with a developmental disability or a child with a physical or developmental disability Referrals are accepted from a parent, guardian or primary caregiver * services for those 18 yrs and over must go through Developmental Services Ontario 1-855-277-2121 * to meet with a facilitator it is advisable to call or email ahead to Heather at extension 2314, hminors@dafrs.com to ensure someone will be available Add Record Add Record

Map RecordDurham Catholic District School Board, Oshawa, Education Centre

Map RecordDurham Catholic District School Board, Oshawa, Education CentreOshawa Catholic education services in Durham Region, in accordance with Ontario Ministry of Education legislation * DCDSB offers programs from Kindergarten to Grade 12 * French Immersion, Adult and Continuin ... [More]   Registration Add Record Add Record

Map RecordDurham Catholic District School Board, Adult High School Diploma Program, Ajax Campus - Fairall St

Map RecordDurham Catholic District School Board, Adult High School Diploma Program, Ajax Campus - Fairall StAjax Courses designed for adult learners who want to complete their high school diploma * focus on reading, writing, mathematics, and social sciences Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
 
Open to adults of all ages, EI recipients and displaced workers, persons re-entering the work force and resuming their education
Assessment required * call for an appointment Add Record Add Record

Map RecordDurham Catholic District School Board, Ajax Campus - Fairall St, Literacy and Basic Skills

Map RecordDurham Catholic District School Board, Ajax Campus - Fairall St, Literacy and Basic SkillsAjax Literacy and basic skills training, including numeracy, digital, communication and interpersonal skills * helps learners prepare for employment, apprenticeship, secondary-school credit, post-secondary ... [More] Ages: 19 year(s) and up 
 
Ontario residents 19 years and older, with reading, writing and math skills below Grade 12 of the Ontario Curriculum * must have facility in English
Call to arrange interview Add Record Add Record

Map RecordDurham Catholic District School Board, Oshawa Campus - King St W, Adult High School Diploma Program

Map RecordDurham Catholic District School Board, Oshawa Campus - King St W, Adult High School Diploma ProgramOshawa Courses designed for adult learners who want to complete their high school diploma * focus on reading, writing, mathematics, and social sciences Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
 
Open to adults of all ages, EI recipients and displaced workers, persons re-entering the work force and resuming their education
Assessment required * call for an appointment Add Record Add Record

Map RecordDurham Catholic District School Board, Oshawa Campus - King St W, Literacy and Basic Skills

Map RecordDurham Catholic District School Board, Oshawa Campus - King St W, Literacy and Basic SkillsOshawa Literacy and basic skills training, including numeracy, digital, communication and interpersonal skills * helps learners prepare for employment, apprenticeship, secondary-school credit, post-secondary ... [More] Ages: 19 year(s) - 65 year(s) 
 
Ontario residents 19 years and older, with reading, writing and math skills below Grade 12 of the Ontario Curriculum * must have facility in English 
 
Individuals who are out of school * special emphasis on individuals receiving social assistance through Ontario Works and Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP) and Employment Insurance (EI), Second Careers * support programming for anglophone learners * those with foundational gaps/challenges in numeracy and literacy wishing to achieve PSW Literacy test acceptance, Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) and or College Diploma * those with permanent resident status are also eligible
Call to arrange interview * contact Diana Petre regarding preparation for literacy test for Personal Support Worker program and or the pre-literacy preparation for the Child Care Assistant Certificate Program Add Record Add Record

Map RecordDurham Children's Aid Society

Map RecordDurham Children's Aid SocietyOshawa Child protection services to children under the age of 18 and their families who live in Durham Region * investigate allegations of child abuse and neglect * protect children and youth when at risk of ... [More] Investigate allegation involving children up to the age of 18 * work with youth already in care up to age 21 Call Add Record Add Record

Map RecordDurham College, Oshawa, Main Campus

Map RecordDurham College, Oshawa, Main CampusOshawa Post-secondary education to more than 12,000 full-time students in 140 full-time programs and 16 apprenticeship programs * diploma programs, graduate certificate programs, apprenticeships and continui ... [More] Depends on program Visit website or call for information Add Record Add Record

Map RecordDurham College, Bowmanville, Ontario Employment Services

Map RecordDurham College, Bowmanville, Ontario Employment ServicesBowmanville Comprehensive employment and job search services * assessment of skills, interests and experience * job search strategies, including resume preparation * information about careers and occupations, loc ... [More] Self-service information and resources -- anyone, including people with jobs, those who are under-employed, people looking for work, students, apprentices, internationally trained individuals, employers

Assisted services (such as supported job search, job matching and placement, job retention services) -- people who are unemployed and out of school

Youth Job Link -- Self-service information and resources, any youth 15-29 years, including students * Job matching services, youth 15-29 years, including students, who reside in Ontario and are eligible to work in Canada

Youth Job Connection -- Ontario residents 15-29 years who are eligible to work in Canada, unemployed, not attending school full time and experiencing multiple barriers to employment

Youth Job Connection Summer -- Ontario residents 15-18 years who intend to continue high school or go on to postsecondary education after the job placement * focus on those facing challenging life circumstances and at risk of experiencing poor transitions between education and work
Call or drop in * for general information on Employment Ontario services call the toll-free Employment Ontario contact centre at 1-800-387-5656 (TTY 1-866-533-6339) or visit www.ontario.ca/employmentontario Add Record Add Record

Map RecordDurham College, Oshawa - Taunton Rd, Ontario Employment Services

Map RecordDurham College, Oshawa - Taunton Rd, Ontario Employment ServicesOshawa Comprehensive employment and job search services * assessment of skills, interests and experience * job search strategies, including resume preparation * information about careers and occupations, loc ... [More] Self-service information and resources -- anyone, including people with jobs, those who are under-employed, people looking for work, students, apprentices, internationally trained individuals, employers

Assisted services (such as supported job search, job matching and placement, job retention services) -- people who are unemployed and out of school

Youth Job Link-- Self-service information and resources, any youth 15-29 years, including students * Job matching services, youth 15-29 years, including students, who reside in Ontario and are eligible to work in Canada

Employers can get help in identifying their human resource skill requirements, matching of position/workplace needs to participants' skills, capabilities, interests and experience, and support for developing on-the-job training plans and monitoring of placements to support success and retention
Call or drop in * for general information on Employment Ontario services call the toll-free Employment Ontario contact centre at 1-800-387-5656 (TTY 1-866-533-6339) or visit www.ontario.ca/employmentontario Add Record Add Record

Map RecordDurham College, Oshawa, Main Campus, Dental Clinic

Map RecordDurham College, Oshawa, Main Campus, Dental ClinicOshawa Dental hygiene clinic * cleaning of teeth including scaling and polishing * examinations, X-rays, if required * fluoride treatments, mouth guard fabrication * oral hygiene instruction, pit and fissure ... [More] Ages: 5 year(s) and up Call for an appointment Add Record Add Record

Map RecordDurham College, Oshawa, Main Campus, Literacy and Basic Skills

Map RecordDurham College, Oshawa, Main Campus, Literacy and Basic SkillsOshawa Literacy and basic skills training, including numeracy, digital, communication and interpersonal skills * helps learners prepare for employment, apprenticeship, secondary-school credit, post-secondary ... [More] Ages: 19 year(s) and up 
 
Ontario residents 19 years and older, with reading, writing and math skills below Grade 12 of the Ontario Curriculum * must have facility in English
Call 905-721-3131 to book information session with subsequent assessment Add Record Add Record

Map RecordDurham College, Uxbridge Site, Ontario Employment Services

Map RecordDurham College, Uxbridge Site, Ontario Employment ServicesUxbridge Comprehensive employment and job search services * assessment of skills, interests and experience * job search strategies, including resume preparation * information about careers and occupations, loc ... [More] Self-service information and resources -- anyone, including people with jobs, those who are under-employed, people looking for work, students, apprentices, internationally trained individuals, employers

Assisted services (such as supported job search, job matching and placement, job retention services) -- people who are unemployed and out of school

Youth Job Link -- Self-service information and resources, any youth 15-29 years, including students * Job matching services, youth 15-29 years, including students, who reside in Ontario and are eligible to work in Canada

Youth Job Connection Ontario residents 15-29 years who are eligible to work in Canada, unemployed, not attending school full time and experiencing multiple barriers to employment

Employers can get help in identifying their human resource skill requirements, matching of position/workplace needs to participants' skills, capabilities, interests and experience, and support for developing on-the-job training plans and monitoring of placements to support success and retention
Call or drop in * for general information on Employment Ontario services call the toll-free Employment Ontario contact centre at 1-800-387-5656 (TTY 1-866-533-6339) or visit www.ontario.ca/employmentontario Add Record Add Record

Map RecordDurham Community Legal Clinic

Map RecordDurham Community Legal ClinicOshawa Legal clinic * free legal advice to all residents of Durham Region on many areas of law * assistance or representation to those who qualify at hearings in several areas of law including Ontario Works, ... [More] Low income * must qualify for free legal services in the areas of poverty law Immigration and Refugee issues by appointment Monday am * Employment Standards issues by appointment on Tuesdays * Satellite offices in Ajax, Uxbridge and Cannington by appointment only - call Emily Robb at 905-441-1752 Add Record Add Record

Map RecordDurham Deaf Services

Map RecordDurham Deaf ServicesOshawa Services and educational programs to promote self reliance and cultural awareness within the Deaf, deafened and hard of hearing community American Sign Language (ASL) Instruction An Introduction to AS ... [More] Deaf, deafened or hard of hearing * Deaf Literacy Program have minimum age of 18 See website or call for information Add Record Add Record

Map RecordDurham Deaf Services, Literacy and Basic Skills

Map RecordDurham Deaf Services, Literacy and Basic SkillsOshawa Literacy and basic skills training, including numeracy, digital, communication and interpersonal skills * helps learners prepare for employment, apprenticeship, secondary-school credit, post-secondary ... [More] Ages: 19 year(s) and up 
 
Ontario residents 19 years and older, with reading, writing and math skills below Grade 12 of the Ontario Curriculum * must have facility in English
Call or email to arrange interview Add Record Add Record

Map RecordDurham District School Board, Education Centre

Map RecordDurham District School Board, Education CentreWhitby Public education school board for Durham Region * implements the policies of the Ontario Ministry of Education * 131 elementary and secondary schools and learning centres * more than 68,000 regular da ... [More] Children, youth, adults See website Add Record Add Record

Map RecordDurham District School Board, Education Centre, Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program

Map RecordDurham District School Board, Education Centre, Ontario Youth Apprenticeship ProgramWhitby School-to-work transition program offered through Ontario secondary schools * students earn cooperative education credits in grades 11 and 12 through work placements in skilled trades Full-time high school students 16 years and older entering Grade 11 Contact the high school guidance counsellor, co-op education teacher or the Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program Coordinator for the local school board * or contact the local Apprenticeship Office (details available at the Employment Ontario Hotline, 1-800-387-5656, TTY 1-866-533-6339) Add Record Add Record

Map RecordDurham District School Board, Oshawa - Centre St, Durham Continuing Education

Map RecordDurham District School Board, Oshawa - Centre St, Durham Continuing EducationOshawa Continuing Education daytime and evening classes are available throughout school year and during summer * high school credits for diploma purposes, upgrading, correspondence and e-learning credit cou ... [More] Continuing Education over 21 years of age 
LINC -- landed immigrants, convention refugees, government-sponsored refugees or others determined eligible for LINC
Most programs online or phone registration * Check website as some programs require assessments or attendance at information sessions Add Record Add Record

Durham Doctors House Call Service

 Durham Doctors House Call ServiceAjax Doctors making home visits * note that visiting doctors are unable to make referrals or fill out requistions Anyone needing medical care * more than one person per household may be seen Call early for appointment * disclose nature of visit * Doctor will call half an hour before appointment to ensure client is home Add Record Add Record

Map RecordDurham Dragons Special Hockey

Map RecordDurham Dragons Special HockeyAjax Ice hockey league for children and adults with developmental challenges Ages: 6 year(s) and up 
 
Children and adults with developmental challenges * no experience required
Email for information Add Record Add Record

Map RecordDurham Family Court Clinic

Map RecordDurham Family Court ClinicOshawa Prevention and intervention programs and services to enhance and support the well-being of children, youth and families who have or may have involvement in the legal system * additional services inclu ... [More] Ages: 12 year(s) - 25 year(s) 
 
Age eligibility is determined by program/services youth is accessing
Referrals through Court, agency, or individual depending on program Add Record Add Record

Map RecordDurham Health Connection Line

Map RecordDurham Health Connection LineWhitby Health information line staffed by public health nurses * family health, pregnancy and prenatal health, breastfeeding support and services * infant and child development, parenting questions * nutriti ... [More] Those requiring health related information Call for information Add Record Add Record

Map RecordDurham Mediation Centre Inc.

Map RecordDurham Mediation Centre Inc.Oshawa Information and Referral Coordinators located at the Family Law Information Centre give non-legal information about issues related to separation, divorce child protection matters and options for resol ... [More] Families going through separation or divorce 
 
Mandatory Information Program for clients involved in family court proceedings * adults not involved in court proceedings may attend
Walk-in at Family Law Information Centre * non-court clients call office  
 
MIP - those not involved in a family court proceeding but want to attend, may call office or speak with the Information and Referral Coordinator at the Family Law Information Centre
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Map RecordDurham Mental Health Services

Map RecordDurham Mental Health ServicesWhitby Housing options and programs in the community for individuals living with a serious mental health concern * in partnership with clients, their families and the community to provide services that are c ... [More] Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
 
Individuals experiencing mental health problems * family members or caregivers of individuals experiencing mental health problems * Crisis Services for anyone who wants help or who just wants to talk
Call for information Add Record Add Record

Map RecordDurham Outlook for the Needy, Saint Vincent Pallotti's Kitchen

Map RecordDurham Outlook for the Needy, Saint Vincent Pallotti's KitchenOshawa Full course meal seven days a week to those who are hungry and in need Anyone who is in need Drop in during meal hours Add Record Add Record

Map RecordDurham Outlook for the Needy, St Vincent Pallotti's Store

Map RecordDurham Outlook for the Needy, St Vincent Pallotti's StoreOshawa Thrift store * sells clothing, household items and miscellaneous items * donated items are sold at discounted prices Accepts small appliances, electronic items * does not accept furniture, does not ac ... [More] Those in need Visit store Add Record Add Record

Durham Rape Crisis Centre

 Durham Rape Crisis CentreDurham Region Support and counselling to women who have experienced sexual assault or abuse, sexual harassment or childhood sexual abuse recently or in the past * free and confidential service * 24 hour crisis line ... [More] Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
 
Women
Call Crisis and Support Line for immediate assistance * call office for general information Add Record Add Record

Map RecordDurham Region Non-Profit Housing Corporation

Map RecordDurham Region Non-Profit Housing CorporationOshawa Owns and manages 1100 apartments and townhouses at 18 sites across Durham Region * apply for housing at this location * seniors units * assists with related services to support residents in their hous ... [More] Applicant must meet qualifications, references are required Available at the office or any not-for-profit housing provider Add Record Add Record

Map RecordDurham Region Unemployed Help Centre, Oshawa

Map RecordDurham Region Unemployed Help Centre, OshawaOshawa Employment resource centre * assistance on job search techniques and career counselling * resume and cover letter preparation * help clients search the hidden job market and interview preparation * te ... [More] Varies depending on program - call for more information * Resource Centre open to all regardless of employment status * Second Career - workers laid off since 2005 who wish to apply for re-training assistance * Specialized Programs for Youth with barriers * Summer employment for students Call to make an appointment or walk in Add Record Add Record

Map RecordDurham Region Unemployed Help Centre, Oshawa, Ontario Employment Services

Map RecordDurham Region Unemployed Help Centre, Oshawa, Ontario Employment ServicesOshawa Comprehensive employment and job search services * assessment of skills, interests and experience * job search strategies, including resume preparation * information about careers and occupations, loc ... [More] Self-service information and resources -- anyone, including people with jobs, those who are under-employed, people looking for work, students, apprentices, internationally trained individuals, employers

Assisted services (such as supported job search, job matching and placement, job retention services) -- people who are unemployed and out of school

Youth Job Link -- Self-service information and resources, any youth 15-29 years, including students * Job matching services, youth 15-29 years, including students, who reside in Ontario and are eligible to work in Canada

Youth Job Connection -- paid pre-employment training * job matching * paid job placements with placement supports for participants and hiring incentives for employers * mentorship * education and work transitions supports

Youth Job Connection Summer -- summer job opportunities and part-time job placements during the year
Call or drop in * for general information on Employment Ontario services call the toll-free Employment Ontario contact centre at 1-800-387-5656 (TTY 1-866-533-6339) or visit www.ontario.ca/employmentontario Add Record Add Record

Map RecordDurham Regional Police, Oshawa, Central East Division

Map RecordDurham Regional Police, Oshawa, Central East DivisionOshawa Community police protection services for Oshawa Open to all Call for information Add Record Add Record

Map RecordDurham Youth Housing and Support Services

Map RecordDurham Youth Housing and Support ServicesAjax 13-bed emergency shelter for homeless youth * drop-in, shower and washroom facilities, hygiene products, clothing * meals, food bank * assist youth in finding permanent housing * housing outreach and ... [More] Ages: 16 year(s) - 24 year(s) Call for information Add Record Add Record

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